OSU - 41      UM - 22

The Heisman Trophy, awarded to the "outstanding football player in the United States" since 1936 may be the best known individual award given to college football player, but a number of other  awards have been established to recognize the nation's best player or the top individuals at specific positions.  Ohio State holds a significant edge over Michigan in recipients of  the major national awards.

OSU  UM 
1944, Les Horvath
1950, Vic Janowicz
1955, Howard Cassady
1974, 1975, Archie Griffin
1998, Eddie George
2006, Troy Smith
Heisman Trophy
Outstanding College Player
(since 1936)
Tom Harmon, 1940
Desmond Howard, 1991
Charles Woodson, 1997
1970, Jim Stillwagon
1973, John Hicks
1996, Orlando Pace
Outland Trophy
Top interior lineman
(since 1946)
 
Sammy Baugh Trophy
Top Quarterback
(since 1959)
Elvis Grbac, 1992
1970, Jim Stillwagon
1973, Jon Hicks
1987, Chris Spielman
1995 and 1996 Orlando Pace
2005, A.J. Hawk
Vince Lombardi Award
College Lineman of the Year
(since 1970)
Lamar Woodley, 2006
1974 and 1975, Archie Griffin
1995, Eddie George
2006, Troy Smith
Walter Camp Award
Outstanding College Player
(since 1967)
Desmond Howard, 1991
Charles Woodson, 1997
1955, Howard Cassady
1961, Bob Ferguson
1975, Archie Griffin
1995, Eddie George
Maxwell Award
Outstanding College Player
(since 1937)
Tom Harmon, 1940
Desmond Howard, 1991
2006, Troy Smith Davey O'Brien Award
Best Collegiate Quarteback
(since 1981)
 
1997, Andy Katzenmoyer
2007, James Laurinaitis
Butkus Award
Best Collegiate Linebacker
(since 1985)
Erick Anderson, 1991
1998, Antoine Winfield
2008, Malcom Jenkins
Jim Thorpe Award
Best Defensive Back
(since 1986)
Charles Woodson, 1997
2006, James Laurinaitis Bronco Nagurski Award
Best Defensive Player
(since 1993)
Charles Woodson, 1997
1995, Terry GlennFred Biletnikoff Award
Best Collegiate Receiver
(since 1994)
Braylon Edwards, 2004
John Mackey Award
Best Collegiate Tight End
(since 2000)
Jake Butt, 2016
Paul Hornung Award
Most Versatile Collegiate Player
(since 2010)
Jabrill Peppers, 2016
Ronnie Lott Award
for exemplifying Integrity, Maturity, Performance, Academics,Community and Tenacity
(since 2004)
Jabrill Peppers, 2016
2001, LeCharles BentleyDave Rimington Award
Top Collegiate Center
(since 2000)
David Baas, 2004 (T)
David Molk, 2011
1995, Eddie George Doak Walker Award
Nation's Top Running Back
(since 1990)
Chris Perry, 2003
2004, Mike NugentLou Groza Award
Nation's Top Kicker
(since 1992)
 
2003, B.J. SanderRay Guy Award
Nation's Top Punter
(since 1992)
 
 Ted Hendrcks Award
Nation's Top Defensive End
(since 2002)
Lamar Woodley, 2006
2008, James LaurinitasLott Award
Defensive IMPACT Player
(since 2004)
 

 
199 First Team All-American
OSU vs UM
161
1957, 1968, 1975, Woody Hayes
1979, Earle Bruce
2002, Jim Tressel
"Bear" Bryant Award
Nation's Top Coach
(since 1957)
1969, "Bo" Schembechler
1997, Lloyd Carr